Call for radical change in farming methods to tackle climate challenge

Ireland ‘will miss 2020 targets and is set to miss 2030 and 2050 targets’, committee told There is a need to fundamentally change the model of agricultural production in Ireland as a consequence of climate change and the scale of carbon emissions arising within the sector, an Oireachtas Committee has been told. Prof John Sweeney … Continue reading Call for radical change in farming methods to tackle climate challenge

Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world. Gender equality is an enabler and accelerator for all the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The gender-responsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development offers an opportunity to achieve not only SDG 5 (gender equality), … Continue reading Achieve Gender Equality to Deliver the SDGs

Call for papers: ACDA & IACD Community Development Conference 2017

Aotearoa Community Development Association (ACDA) and International Association of Community Development (IACD) Conference 2017 - call for papers now open. The conference will address the challenge of Agenda 2030 to Community Development practitioners, agencies and academics. There are a number of ways for you to contribute to and participate in the conference, including practice workshops, … Continue reading Call for papers: ACDA & IACD Community Development Conference 2017